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n. pl. grayling or gray·lings
Any of several freshwater salmonid fishes of the genus Thymallus of northern North America and Eurasia, having a small mouth and a large dorsal fin and valued as a food and game fish.


n, pl -ling or -lings
1. (Animals) any freshwater salmonoid food fish of the genus Thymallus and family Thymallidae, of the N hemisphere, having a long spiny dorsal fin, a silvery back, and greyish-green sides
2. (Animals) any butterfly of the satyrid genus Hipparchia and related genera, esp H. semele of Europe, having grey or greyish-brown wings


(ˈgreɪ lɪŋ)

any freshwater game fish of the genus Thymallus, related to the trout.
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The brave ladies who are all in their 40s are determined to raise more than PS2,000 for Macmillan Cancer Support after losing loved ones to the disease Come rain or snow the intrepid group - Olga Greyling, Maja Kenney and Nicola Kirby from Wrexham, and Alex Egan from Malpas, Cheshire - will trek the 1,818ft up Moel Famau on December 19.
Namibia, as they have all tournament, showed real grit and were rewarded with tries for Johan Tromp, JC Greyling and Eugene Jantjies.
JC Greyling punished another Argentina mistake early in the second half and Eugene Jantjies scored the game's final try.
8, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- EPIC Insurance Brokers and Consultants, a retail property, casualty insurance brokerage and employee benefits consultant, announced today that Jeff Connelly has joined as senior vice president/client executive in EPIC's Greyling Insurance Brokers Division.
Last but not least to Greyling Peoples at Elsevier, SPI typesetters and James at Witherby's, our printers.
It proved to be a landmark occasion for veteran lawyer, Jan Greyling, when he and his three sons, all three of them lawyers, assisted in providing legal advice to members of the public.
2008; Lehloenya and Greyling, 2009) who recorded 100% estrus for Boer goats using 17 days CIDR and superovulated with pFSH.
Greyling Delina D, to Tomaney James C & Sharon G; 1367 City View St, Eugene, 97402; $159,000.
Dr Mjwara will attend the seminar, including Dr Paul Lombard, General Manager at Aurecon; Mr Marthinus Greyling, Nuclear Engineering Manager at Group Five; Mr Mark Oshima, General Manager at Hitachi Europe and other representatives from the Public Works Department and Eskom.
Verhale van bekende skrywers so uiteenlopend soos Franci Greyling en Maretha Maartens is opgeneem.
The evening's wine tasting was well attended, including Ms Lydia Greyling, Minister Plenipotentiary, from the SA embassy in Vienna.
South Africa suffered another blow when replacement prop Dean Greyling was sin-binned as he dived indiscriminately into a ruck.